Year Level: Middle Years
Curriculum Study Areas:
English, Arts (Media), Humanities, Health and Physical Education (Personal Development)
Themes: adolescence, coping with challenges, family, gender, growth and development, humour and satire, narrative, peer pressure, stereotypes, relationships, values.

Lockie Leonard for Teachers

Lockie Leonard for Teachers is a multiliteracy resource aimed to help students in Upper Primary and Lower Secondary school explore the Lockie Leonard television series, based on the original trilogy of books by Western Australian writer, Tim Winton.

This website provides access to over 100 teaching and learning activities, each supported by video clips and student worksheets exploring the themes presented across both the Lockie Leonard texts and TV series.

Lockie Leonard for Teachers is divided into the following:

Four inter-related strands:

In addition, it features Extras information including Character Biographies, Press Kit, Stills Gallery, and Episode Synopses, and an interactive map.

Note: The television series of Lockie Leonard is rated PG.